41. Sandhya Srikanth
Company- Shriram City Union Finance
Sandhya Srikanth is the CTO at Shriram City Union Finance.
43. Pertisth Mankotia
Company- Sheela Foam Ltd.
Pertisth Mankotia, the CIO of Sheela Foam Limited, boasts an impressive 25-year career marked by transformative projects that have significantly impacted the company’s growth and profitability. Notably, he has been recognized as a finalist for the 2021 MIT Sloan CIO Leadership Award. Under his leadership, Sheela Foam has undergone groundbreaking initiatives such as retail digitization and deep digitization of manufacturing processes using AI and IoT. Pertisth’s ability to turn bold ideas into practical actions has earned him acclaim from prestigious organizations like MIT, CNBC, NASSCOM, and CIO Asia. Besides his corporate achievements, he actively contributes to the industry fraternity by serving on the Governing Body of the CIO Association of India.
44. Umesh Mehta
Company- Jubilant Pharmova Ltd.
Umesh Mehta is the CTO at Jubilant Pharmova Ltd.
45. Abhijit Mukherjee
Company- Bhagyanagar Gas Ltd.
Abhijit Mujherjee is the CTO at Bhagyanagar Gas Ltd.
46. Santoshi Kittur
Company- 360 ONE
Santoshi Kittur is a seasoned professional with a diverse background in business strategy and digital transformation, accumulating over 22 years of experience with prominent global companies like PwC, McKinsey & Co., Gartner Consulting, and Infosys. Her expertise extends to advising leading technology brands such as IBM, HP, and Oracle on crucial aspects like market entry, growth, pricing, and product strategy across various regions. Santoshi possesses in-depth knowledge of start-ups, strategic growth, practice development, turnarounds, and exits. Her specialties include crafting growth strategies, go-to-market approaches, opportunity assessments, practice development, Centers of Excellence, acquisitions, and managing startups and exits in the IT and IT services sectors.
47. Sanjivan Shirke
Company- Iraje Software
Sanjivan Shirke is a seasoned professional with over three decades of experience in Information Technology and Information Security. His expertise encompasses a wide range of roles, including Application Development, Database Administration, Server Administration, Email Administration, Network Administration, and Cyber Security Administration. He has worked in both the BFSI (Banking, Financial Services, and Insurance) sector and Information Technology companies, gaining valuable insights and knowledge in diverse industries. Sanjivan’s hands-on approach and extensive experience make him a valuable asset in the IT and information security domains.
48. Venkatraman S
Venkatraman S is the CTO at BirlaSoft.
49. Saumya Chakrabarti
Company- Finolex Industries Ltd.
Saumya Chakrabarti is a seasoned professional with a diverse background in Petrochemicals, Polymers, Vinyls, and Elastomers. Throughout his career, he has held various key roles, including Head of Manufacturing, Vice President of Central Technical Services, Chief Operating Officer, and Chief Technology Officer. Currently, Saumya serves as the Director of Technical and Occupier at Finolex Industries Ltd. In his current position, he oversees the complete site management of a PVC resin complex, including VCM, PVC, and Pipes unit, CPP, and a cryogenic jetty for Ethylene, EDC, LPG, VCM, and Methanol. His expertise lies in achieving production targets with a focus on productivity, reliability, safety, quality, and cost optimization. Additionally, Saumya is a life member of IICHE and holds certifications in Change Management, Leadership skills, TQM, Mentoring, and Energy Management.
50. Sudesh Puthran
Company- CreditAccess Grameen Ltd.
Sudesh Puthran is a seasoned IT and Management professional with extensive experience in the IT & Financial Services sector. As a Chief Technology Officer (CTO), he possesses specialized skills in Credit Bureau Technology, Digital Lending platforms, Cloud Computing, and Digital Transformation, including AI & Machine Learning enabled platforms. Sudesh excels in managing the entire project lifecycle on a global scale, from inception to post-implementation support. Leveraging his domain expertise, leadership, strong business acumen, and technology capabilities, he drives innovation and leads transformational initiatives for organizations.